Grady is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,494 people and just one neighborhood, Grady is the 245th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Grady isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Grady are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Grady is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Grady who work in office and administrative support (17.41%), sales jobs (12.62%) and management occupations (7.83%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.96% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Grady is worth considering.
In Grady, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 37.51 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.